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Image Number 903 (Herpes Zoster)

 
Morphology:
Vesicles

Diagnosis: Herpes Zoster

Site: Buttocks

Sex: M

Age: 1

Type: Clinical

Description: Multiple grouped vesicles on erythematous base

Submitted by: Shahbaz Janjua

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Differential Diagnosis

History: This one-year-old infant presented with an acute unilateral dermatomal eruption involving the right lower back, hip, and groin.  The eruption comprised of multiple grouped vesicles on a fiery red background.  The infant had no other constitutional symptoms.  There was no history of maternal varicella during gestation. 

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